The Gretsch Drum Book

Author: Rob Cook
Publisher: Rebeats Press
ISBN: 9781888408201
Size: 34.92 MB
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(Book). The Gretsch Drum Book by Rob Cook in collaboration with John Sheridan is a complete business history of the Gretsch Drum Company and dating guide for Gretsch drums. From the founding of the company in 1883, every significant management change of direction is discussed right up to the current era in which owner Fred W. Gretsch partners with KMC Music. A history of Gretsch artist relations includes an alphabetic list of every Gretsch drum endorser from 1936 to 2012 with photos of over 200 of them. The dating guide illustrates every catalog, color, badge, snare drum, drum kit, and hardware item catalogued through the 130-year history of Gretsch drums.

Gretsch Drums

Author: Chet Falzerano
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9780931759987
Size: 45.92 MB
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The Drum Book

Author: Geoff Nicholls
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1476854378
Size: 52.11 MB
Format: PDF
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Guide To Vintage Drums

Author: John Aldridge
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9780931759796
Size: 16.91 MB
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Miscellaneous Percussion Music - Mixed Levels

History Of The Ludwig Drum Company

Author: Paul William Schmidt
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9780931759499
Size: 67.61 MB
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(Reference). Discover one of America's greatest contributions to the music world the drumset by exploring this book. This unique publication uses extensive interviews with the Ludwigs and photos from their personal collections to recall the origins, development, and tools of the craft. You'll also discover why the best drummers Ringo Starr, Joe Morello, Danny Gottlieb and others use Ludwigs. Over 150 photos and illustrations make this an invaluable reference for all drummers.

The Rogers Book

Author: Rob Cook
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781888408041
Size: 27.98 MB
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(Book). In this book, author Rob Cook gives the complete history of the Rogers Drum Company, whose drums, in the words of Not-So-Modern Drummer editor John Aldridge, were "the Cadillac of the 1960s...(whose) innovations in hardware design have been copied by almost every drum manufacturer in existence." The Rogers Book covers the company's east coast beginnings, the Covington, OH era, English Rogers, the CBS era, and much more. It includes a list of Rogers endorsees, a comprehensive guide for dating equipment, a color section showing old catalogs and drum colors, the parts listings from all Rogers catalogs, a list of current resources, and lots of photographs throughout. This is a must-have for all drum enthusiasts!

The Drum

Author: Matt Dean
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810881705
Size: 17.98 MB
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Explores the evolution of the drum across different cultures and over thousands of years, discussing how war, politics, and religion influenced its development, and addresses women drummers, education, and recording practices.

The Slingerland Book

Author: Rob Cook
Publisher: Rebeats Publications
ISBN: 9781888408102
Size: 77.17 MB
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(Book). Slingerland is one of the greatest drum companies of all-time. Rob Cook has lovingly compiled the Slingerland story, with detailed chapters on the family, the Boston background, the company through the decades, Slingerland endorsees and personnel, the Gretsch/HSS era, Gibson's acquisition, and much more. The book features a detailed dating guide, classic ads and catalog pages, and lots of stunning full-color and B&W photos throughout.

Percussion Instrument Manufacturing Companies

Author: Books Llc
Publisher: Books LLC, Wiki Series
ISBN: 9781157336891
Size: 34.15 MB
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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Roland Corporation, Avedis Zildjian Company, Gretsch, Pearl Drums, Paiste, Tama Drums, Simmons, Gretsch Drums, Ludwig-Musser, Yamaha Drums, Yamaha Corporation, Mapex Drums, Slingerland Drum Company, Sonor, Meinl Percussion, Rogers Drums, Trixon Drums, Premier Percussion, Ddrum, Conn-Selmer, Jupiter Band Instruments, Pacific Drums and Percussion, Remo, Noble

Star Sets

Author: Jon Cohan
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9780793534890
Size: 43.65 MB
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Includes Dave Abbruzzese, Louie Bellson, Ringo Starr among others and what kind of drum sets each players uses.